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ERIC Number: EJ531709
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0033-295X
Learning from Performance Errors.
Ohlsson, Stellan
Psychological Review, v103 n2 p241-62 Apr 1996
A theory of how people detect and correct their own performance errors during skill practice is proposed. Blame assignment, error attribution, and knowledge revision are identified as three cognitive functions in explaining error correction. The theory is embodied in a computer model that learns cognitive skills in ecologically valid domains. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Note: Preparation of this article supported by Grant N00014-95-1-0748 from the Cognitive Science Program of the Office of Naval Research.